Official Zip Code NameColumbus
Zip Code StateGeorgia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code706 / 762
Current Population:8638
Racial Majority:African American 38.20%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 75%
Unemployment Rate:5.12%
Median Household Income$19762
Average Adjusted Gross Income$33164
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time18.2 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Primary County: Muscogee
Elevation Range279 - 341 ft.
Area5 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)32.46625137, -84.98848724

Zip Code 31901 Description

Zip Code 31901 is located in the state of Georgia in the Columbus, GA metro area. Zip code 31901 is primarily located in Muscogee County. The official US Postal Service name for 31901 is COLUMBUS, Georgia. Portions of zip code 31901 are contained within or border the city limits of Columbus, GA, Phenix City, AL, . Zip code 31901 is within area code 762, area code 706 and area code 334. 31901 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Georgia.

The current unemployment level in 31901 is 5.12% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 8.8% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 8.5% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 5.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 31901 increased to 8638 from 8072 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 31901 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 31901 public schools is Black. 99.4% of students in 31901 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 3178 38.86% 3296 -4%
 Black Or African American 4483 54.82% 4796 -7%
 Hispanic 310 3.79% 298 +4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 25 0.31% 27 -7%
 Asian 76 0.93% 47 +62%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 3 -100%
 Other Race 14 0% 14 -100%
 Two Or More Races 157 1.3% 157 -32%

Zip Code 31901 Race/Ethnicity

 White 14.5%
 Black Or African American 75%
 Hispanic 5.2%
 Asian 1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 4.2%

Zip Code 31901 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population86388072
Male Population52.30%
Female Population47.70%
Total Households3505
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
99.4%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$19762
Income Under $50K Per Year80.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year13.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.50%
114 US Congressional DistrictGeorgia 2
RepresentativeSanford Bishop
PartyDemocrat
114 US Congressional DistrictGeorgia 3
RepresentativeLynn Westmoreland
PartyRepublican
Average Real Estate Asking Price$130704
Average Real Estate Sale Price$118333
Current Unemployment Level (June 2016)5.12%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.60%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.66%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 65c - Sand Hills
Average First Frost DatesNovember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 11 - 20

Zip Code 31901 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)36384551606871706553453853
Avg Max Temp (°F)57626976838992918677685976
Avg Precip (In.)4.94.585.833.943.623.635.153.733.212.424.014.4349.44
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Columbus, GA-AL
CBSA Type31901
CBSA Population294464
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time (EST)
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours